Marcus Dieterle

1179 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Marcus Dieterle is the senior editor of the Baltimore Fishbowl. He returned to Baltimore after working as the deputy editor of the Cecil Whig newspaper in Elkton, Maryland. Before that, he served as the editor-in-chief of The Towerlight. Marcus graduated from Towson University in 2018 with his bachelor's degree in journalism and political science. He can be reached at marcus@baltimorefishbowl.com or on Twitter at @marcusdieterle.

Coronavirus weekly recap (Sept. 11 – Sept. 17): Maryland surpasses 10K confirmed COVID deaths, 21 jurisdictions experiencing high transmission levels

0
This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), depicts the exterior structure of the coronavirus disease 2019, or COVID-19. Image courtesy of CDC.

The coronavirus pandemic has claimed the lives of more than 10,000 Marylanders.

Maryland health officials reported on Thursday that the state had surpassed 10,000 deaths confirmed to be related to COVID-19.

Pigtown to encourage love of reading with StoryWalk event

0
During the inaugural Pigtown StoryWalk from Sept. 25 to Oct. 17, families will be able to explore the southwestern Baltimore neighborhood, participate in fun activities, and celebrate their love of reading. Image courtesy of Pigtown Main Street.

Books can transport readers to new and exciting places — whether to a fantastical land or around their own neighborhood.

During the inaugural Pigtown StoryWalk from Sept. 25 to Oct. 17, families will be able to explore the southwestern Baltimore neighborhood, participate in fun activities, and celebrate their love of reading.

Maryland Zoo to administer COVID-19 vaccine to some species

0
Staff work with a leopard at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore. Certain species that are susceptible to COVID-19, including the Amur leopard, will be vaccinated over the next few months. Photo courtesy of Maryland Zoo.

Some animal residents at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore will be getting vaccinated against COVID-19, zoo officials announced Tuesday.

Coronavirus weekly recap (Sept. 4 – Sept. 10): New federal, local vaccine requirements as some Maryland jurisdictions see transmission levels dip slightly

0
This is a picture of CDC’s laboratory test kit for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). CDC tests are provided to U.S. state and local public health laboratories, Department of Defense (DOD) laboratories and select international laboratories. Photo courtesy of CDC.

As of Friday, eight Maryland jurisdictions are experiencing substantial levels of coronavirus transmission while 16 are experiencing high transmission levels, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported.

Guides